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Cranial Irradiation

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  • Thirteen elementary school age children with acute leukemia who had received cranial irradiation with dosages between 1,800 and 4,800 rads a mean of 6.3 years earlier were evaluated for the presence of learning disorders [5].

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  2. Efficacy and morbidity of central nervous system "prophylaxis" in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: eight years' experience with cranial irradiation and intrathecal methotrexate. Inati, A., Sallan, S.E., Cassady, J.R., Hitchcock-Bryan, S., Clavell, L.A., Belli, J.A., Sollee, N. Blood (1983) [Pubmed]
  3. Combined modality induction therapy without maintenance chemotherapy for small cell carcinoma of the lung. Feld, R., Evans, W.K., DeBoer, G., Quirt, I.C., Shepherd, F.A., Yeoh, J.L., Pringle, J.F., Payne, D.G., Herman, J.G., Chamberlain, D. J. Clin. Oncol. (1984) [Pubmed]
  4. Phase II study of continuous infusion carmustine and cisplatin followed by cranial irradiation in adults with newly diagnosed high-grade astrocytoma. Grossman, S.A., Wharam, M., Sheidler, V., Kleinberg, L., Zeltzman, M., Yue, N., Piantadosi, S. J. Clin. Oncol. (1997) [Pubmed]
  5. Acute leukemia. Learning disabilities following CNS irradiation. Fogarty, K., Volonino, V., Caul, J., Rongey, J., Whitman, B., O'Connor, D., Accardo, P. Clinical pediatrics. (1988) [Pubmed]
  6. Growth failure and growth-hormone deficiency after treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Kirk, J.A., Raghupathy, P., Stevens, M.M., Cowell, C.T., Menser, M.A., Bergin, M., Tink, A., Vines, R.H., Silink, M. Lancet (1987) [Pubmed]
  7. Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor and the risk of secondary myeloid malignancy after etoposide treatment. Relling, M.V., Boyett, J.M., Blanco, J.G., Raimondi, S., Behm, F.G., Sandlund, J.T., Rivera, G.K., Kun, L.E., Evans, W.E., Pui, C.H. Blood (2003) [Pubmed]
  8. Intensive ALL-type therapy without local radiotherapy provides a 90% event-free survival for children with T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma: a BFM group report. Reiter, A., Schrappe, M., Ludwig, W.D., Tiemann, M., Parwaresch, R., Zimmermann, M., Schirg, E., Henze, G., Schellong, G., Gadner, H., Riehm, H. Blood (2000) [Pubmed]
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  10. Comparison of central nervous system prophylaxis with cranial radiation and intrathecal methotrexate versus intrathecal methotrexate alone in acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Muriel, F.S., Svarch, E., Pavlovsky, S., Eppinger-Helft, M., Braier, J., Vergara, B., Garay, G., Kvicala, R., Divito, J.M., Failace, R., Dibar, E., Jimenez, E. Blood (1983) [Pubmed]
  11. Memory function in disease-free survivors of childhood acute lymphocytic leukemia given CNS prophylaxis with or without 1,800 cGy cranial irradiation. Mulhern, R.K., Wasserman, A.L., Fairclough, D., Ochs, J. J. Clin. Oncol. (1988) [Pubmed]
  12. Hearing loss in children and young adults receiving cisplatin with or without prior cranial irradiation. Schell, M.J., McHaney, V.A., Green, A.A., Kun, L.E., Hayes, F.A., Horowitz, M., Meyer, W.H. J. Clin. Oncol. (1989) [Pubmed]
  13. The effect of initial management of hyperleukocytosis on early complications and outcome of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Maurer, H.S., Steinherz, P.G., Gaynon, P.S., Finklestein, J.Z., Sather, H.N., Reaman, G.H., Bleyer, W.A., Hammond, G.D. J. Clin. Oncol. (1988) [Pubmed]
  14. Absence of adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) neurosecretory dysfunction but increased cortisol concentrations and production rates in ACTH-replete adult cancer survivors after cranial irradiation for nonpituitary brain tumors. Darzy, K.H., Shalet, S.M. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2005) [Pubmed]
  15. Therapy for small cell lung cancer using carboplatin, ifosfamide, etoposide (without dose reduction), mid-cycle vincristine with thoracic and cranial irradiation. Prendiville, J., Lorigan, P., Hicks, F., Leahy, B., Stout, R., Burt, P., Thatcher, N. Eur. J. Cancer (1994) [Pubmed]
  16. Adrenocorticotrophin and cortisol secretion in children after low dose cranial irradiation. Crowne, E.C., Wallace, W.H., Gibson, S., Moore, C.M., White, A., Shalet, S.M. Clin. Endocrinol. (Oxf) (1993) [Pubmed]
  17. Asynchronous burst-suppression in a child with callosal Ki-1 anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Hukin, J., Davey, A., Wong, P., Hendson, G., Aquino-Parsons, C., Wu, J., Sargent, M. Neurology (2005) [Pubmed]
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  20. Effects of central-nervous-system irradiation on neuropsychologic functioning of children with acute lymphocytic leukemia. Soni, S.S., Marten, G.W., Pitner, S.E., Duenas, D.A., Powazek, M. N. Engl. J. Med. (1975) [Pubmed]
  21. Maintenance chemotherapy for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: better in the evening. Rivard, G.E., Infante-Rivard, C., Hoyoux, C., Champagne, J. Lancet (1985) [Pubmed]
  22. Successful therapy of convoluted T-lymphoblastic lymphoma in the adult. Levine, A.M., Forman, S.J., Meyer, P.R., Koehler, S.C., Liebman, H., Paganini-Hill, A., Pockros, A., Lukes, R.J., Feinstein, D.I. Blood (1983) [Pubmed]
  23. Concomitant granulocyte colony-stimulating factor and induction chemoradiotherapy in adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a randomized phase III trial. Ottmann, O.G., Hoelzer, D., Gracien, E., Ganser, A., Kelly, K., Reutzel, R., Lipp, T., Busch, F.W., Schwonzen, M., Heil, G. Blood (1995) [Pubmed]
  24. Phase III comparison of twice-daily split-course irradiation versus once-daily irradiation for patients with limited stage small-cell lung carcinoma. Bonner, J.A., Sloan, J.A., Shanahan, T.G., Brooks, B.J., Marks, R.S., Krook, J.E., Gerstner, J.B., Maksymiuk, A., Levitt, R., Mailliard, J.A., Tazelaar, H.D., Hillman, S., Jett, J.R. J. Clin. Oncol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  25. The impact of cranial irradiation on GH responsiveness to GHRH plus GH-releasing peptide-6. Popovic, V., Pekic, S., Golubicic, I., Doknic, M., Dieguez, C., Casanueva, F.F. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2002) [Pubmed]
  26. Radiation and neuroregulatory control of growth hormone secretion. Ogilvy-Stuart, A.L., Wallace, W.H., Shalet, S.M. Clin. Endocrinol. (Oxf) (1994) [Pubmed]
  27. Herpes zoster in patients with carcinoma of the lung. Feld, R., Evans, W.K., DeBoer, G. Am. J. Med. (1982) [Pubmed]
  28. Effect of growth hormone-releasing factor on growth hormone release in children with radiation-induced growth hormone deficiency. Lustig, R.H., Schriock, E.A., Kaplan, S.L., Grumbach, M.M. Pediatrics (1985) [Pubmed]
  29. Cerebrospinal fluid enolase isoenzymes and neurotoxicity in early treatment of lymphoblastic leukaemia. Royds, J.A., Lilleyman, J.S., Timperley, W.R., Taylor, C.B. Arch. Dis. Child. (1984) [Pubmed]
  30. Declines in IQ scores and cognitive dysfunctions in children with acute lymphocytic leukaemia treated with cranial irradiation. Meadows, A.T., Gordon, J., Massari, D.J., Littman, P., Fergusson, J., Moss, K. Lancet (1981) [Pubmed]
  31. Effect of gonadotropin secretion rate on the radiosensitivity of the rat luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone neuron and gonadotroph. Winterer, J., Barnes, K.M., Lichter, A.S., Deluca, A.M., Loriaux, D.L., Cutler, G.B. Endocrinology (1988) [Pubmed]
  32. Improved local control of thoracic disease in small cell lung cancer with higher dose thoracic irradiation and cyclic chemotherapy. Papac, R.J., Son, Y., Bien, R., Tiedemann, D., Keohane, M., Yesner, R. Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys. (1987) [Pubmed]
  33. Interactions of steroid, methotrexate, and radiation determine neurotoxicity in an animal model to study therapy for childhood leukemia. Mullenix, P.J., Kernan, W.J., Schunior, A., Howes, A., Waber, D.P., Sallan, S.E., Tarbell, N.J. Pediatr. Res. (1994) [Pubmed]
  34. Increased LH and FSH secretion after cranial irradiation in boys. Lannering, B., Jansson, C., Rosberg, S., Albertsson-Wikland, K. Med. Pediatr. Oncol. (1997) [Pubmed]
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